• The POAMN Conference is a time for learning and networking

    The POAMN Conference is a time for learning and networking

  • The first Sunday in May is designated as Older Adult Sunday

    The first Sunday in May is designated as Older Adult Sunday

  • >Membership is open to individuals and institutions serving older adults

    Membership is open to individuals and institutions serving older adults

  • Find ideas for celebrating older adults in the Planning Guide

    Find ideas for celebrating older adults in the Planning Guide

  • POAMN is available to provide resources for those serving older adults

    POAMN is available to provide resources for those serving older adults

POAMN is the Presbyterian Older Adult Ministries Network, a network of persons who are engaged in ministry with older adults. These people work in presbyteries and synods, they are leaders in congregations, and some serve in specialized ministries such as chaplains in care facilities and presbytery staff who are involved with older adult ministry committees. POAMN is related to the Presbyterian Mission Agency, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.).

Quarterly newsletter gives an update on news concerning older adult ministry in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), program ideas, worship materials, articles on older adult issues and helpful resources for ministry with older adults. PNN is available as a free, printable Adobe Acrobat pdf file, or through POAMN

Summer Newsletter Available

The 15 Summer PNN is now available.  The theme of this issue of PNN is  Coping with Alzheimer’s Disease.  Read the 2015 Summer PNN online or contact Ginny Nyhuis to receive your own electronic... Read More
Posted in POAMN News  on Jul 05, 2015  Tags:   No Comments »

2015 POAMN/ARMSS Joint Conference

October 13-16, 2015 Crowne Plaza 1901 University Blvd. Albuquerque, New Mexico Download the Conference Brochure now! 15 Conference Brochure   POAMN offers First Time Attendees and Small Church scholarships.  Down load the applications here. 15 POAMN First-Time Attendee Scholarship Application 15 POAMN Small Church Scholarship... Read More
Posted in Uncategorized  on Apr 23, 2015    No Comments »

2015 Planning Guide

The 2015 Older Adult Ministries Planning Guide is now available!  Order yours and plan to celebrate older adult on Older Adult Sunday, the first Sunday in May, and throughout the year.  Download the 15 Planning Guide or order your hard copies by contacting Ginny Nyhuis.  All members of POAMN will receive one complimentary copy, so renew your membership, or join for the first time... Read More
Posted in Uncategorized  on Feb 13, 2015    Comments Off

2015 POAMN Goals

With a New Year, the POAMN Executive Committee is looking at goals for POAMN.  Read a message from POAMN President, Michele Hendrix to learn more about the 2015 POAMN... Read More
Posted in Uncategorized  on Jan 17, 2015    Comments Off

Older Adult Ministries Resources

Looking for resources to help you start or maintain an Older Adult Ministries program?  Visit our Helpful Links and Resources page to find tools such as POAMN FAQ, Older Adult Survey and a Congregational & Community... Read More
Posted in Uncategorized  on Jan 17, 2015    Comments Off

Older Adult Ministry Certificate Program to be Offered at Columbia

Check out our newest news!  POAMN is partnering with the Center for Lifelong Learning at Columbia Theological Seminary to offer a Certificate Program in Older Adult Ministry!  Beginning in April, 2015 all courses will take place on site at Columbia in Decaur, GA.  If you wish to get started NOW, register for the Certification course being offered at the upcoming APCE conference in Baltimore in early February:  Spiritual Formation for Older Adult Ministry,... Read More
Posted in Certification  on Nov 23, 2014    Comments Off

Mission in Ministry Grants

POAMN gives out grants to church affiliated groups that are doing exemplary work in their community.  A few years ago POAMN set up a Mission in Ministry Grant Fund.  Money from this fund is used to award monetary grants to qualified programs.  If you know of a group that deserves such recognition for their work complete the application. MISSION IN MINISTRY... Read More
Posted in Uncategorized  on Oct 12, 2013    Comments Off